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Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson is lastly a youngster!

To have fun, Thompson’s mom, Mama June Shannon, and sister, Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon, every posted a video and heartfelt message praising how a lot the Right here Comes Honey Boo Boo star has grown.

Mama June, 39, shared a brief clip of her daughter imitating a runway stroll in a hot-pink T-shirt, a tiara and sash that reads “Dynamic Duos First Runner Up.”

Shannon wrote about her daughter’s large day: “Okay, I can’t imagine how briskly our youngsters develop up…my child @honeybooboo is formally a youngster in the present day! Please present her some Birthday love 💝 👑🎂🍭🍬🎈🎉 #13in the present day #honeybooboo #birthday#mamajune #fromnottohot.”

In the meantime, Pumpkin, 18, took followers on a stroll down reminiscence lane with a slideshow jam-packed with throwbacks from the period when Thompson first captivated viewers as a sassy 6 year-old on Toddlers in Tiaras.

“Pleased birthday to my not so little sister😭!!!” Pumpkin wrote. “You’ve grown into such an exquisite human being!! I’m so happy with how far you’ve come. I can’t imagine you might be 13 in the present day!! I hope you get pleasure from your birthday & I promise whenever you get again house we are going to have fun. Pleased birthday from me, Ella, & Josh!! @honeybooboo”

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(Pumpkin’s husband is known as Josh Efird, and the couple has an 8-month-old daughter collectively, Ella Grace.)

Earlier this month, PEOPLE bought an unique sneak peak at Thompson and her mom’s first time competing in a pageant collectively, which aired on Mama June: From To not Scorching on Aug. 17. Earlier than hitting the stage, the pair may hardly include their nerves.

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“I bought this, I bought this,” Honey Boo Boo anxiously stated to herself backstage. “I can do that! I imply, how laborious is it?”

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Turning to her mother, she reassuringly positioned one hand on her shoulder: “Mama, I really like you,” she stated. “We bought this.”

“Did Alana say ‘I really like you’?” Mama June stated, incredulous. “I imply, you’ll be able to go forward and crown me, as a result of I really feel like a winner.”

However former pageant star Honey Boo Boo felt the stress.

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“Proper now, I’m so nervous as a result of we simply blew it within the expertise portion,” she admitted. “It’s been so lengthy since I’ve been within the pageant world, and I nearly really feel like I’m not the Honey Boo Boo I was.”

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Thompson first shocked followers with how grown up she seemed when she spent the day in New York Metropolis with Shannon in June. Within the pictures, Thompson, wearing a patterned black and white high with darkish pants and black sneakers, seemed nearly as tall as her mom, who sported a white lengthy sleeve high and black pants for the event.

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